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Wild boar, also known colloquially as "mountain whales," in Japan, are fast becoming a problem.

Residents Dig Mass Graves for “Radioactive” Wild Boar in Fukushima

Once a popular game animal for hunters and a local delicacy, Japanese officials say the wild boar population near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant is quickly growing out of control. In 2011, the plant suffered a disastrous meltdown following a 9.0 magnitude earthquake—leaking radioactive material…

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